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February 26, 2015

Ford kicks off production of the all-new 2015 Edge

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Ford has announced that production of the all-new 2015 Edge crossover has kicked off at its Oakville Assembly plant outside of Toronto, Canada. The new Edge will be exported to 100 countries and to support the global launch of the Ford Edge, Ford has announced addition of 400 new employees to supplement the 1,000 new employees that were announced last year.

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February 20, 2015

Ford and Petty's Garage create a 627-hp Mustang GT

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Ford has announced that it has teamed up with Petty's Garage to create a new limited 627 horsepower Mustang GT that is inspired by the Petty's Garage Mustang GT that debuted at the SEMA show in Las Vegas.

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February 11, 2015

2016 Ford Police Interceptor Utility debuts in Chicago

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Get ready to see a new set of lights screaming at you're speeding down the highway, since Ford has revealed the 2016 Police Interceptor Utility. Based on the updated 2016 Explorer, the Police Interceptor Utility gets an updated front fascia with a new grille, headlights and lower bumper. The rear end also gets updated taillights and a new spoiler.

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February 9, 2015

2015 Ford Edge Sport officially packs 315 horsepower

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Ford has released more details about the all-new 2015 Ford Edge, which is going to arrive in showrooms this spring. When Ford revealed the new Edge last summer, Ford did not reveal the specs for the 2.7L EcoBoost V6 in the Edge Sport, but now we know that it packs 315 horsepower and 350 lb-ft. of torque.

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February 4, 2015

Ken Block speeds around Ford's Cologne plant in the 2016 Focus RS [VIDEO]

Yesterday Ford took the wraps off the much anticipated 2016 Focus RS and now we have a video that shows Ken Block behind the wheels of the hot hatchback. Ken Block helped Ford fine-tune the handling of the Focus RS and you can see him here testing it out inside Ford's plant in Cologne, Germany.

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February 3, 2015

2016 Ford Focus RS officially unveiled with over 315-hp

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Ford has revealed the ultimate Focus - the 2016 Focus RS, which is powered by a 2.3L EcoBoost turbocharged engine that Ford says produces "well in excess of 315 horsepower." The Focus RS is the latest model from Ford's new Performance division that promises to release more than 12 high-performance vehicles by 2020.

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February 2, 2015

2016 Ford Focus RS photos leaked!

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The first photos of the 2016 Ford Focus RS have leaked online ahead of its debut tomorrow. The Focus RS is Ford's answer to models, like the Subaru WRX STI and VW Golf R. Under the hood we can expect it to be powered by the same turbocharged 2.3L four-cylinder as the Mustang.

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January 29, 2015

Ford confirms faster Ford Fiesta in the works, Most likely Fiesta RS

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Late last year Ford announced plans to launch 12 new models under its high-performance Ford Performance division. We already know that the plan includes the new Focus RS, GT, hotter versions of the Mustang and the F-150 Raptor, but now Ford has confirmed that a hotter Fiesta is also in the works.

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January 26, 2015

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor to pack 450-hp EcoBoost V6

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Earlier this month Ford revealed the all-new 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor at the Detroit Auto Show. Ford revealed that it will be powered by a twin-turbocharged 3.5L EcoBoost V6 instead of the current 6.2L V8, but one thing Ford failed to reveal was the V6's power specs. Well now we know that the 3.5L V6 will generate a nice 450 horsepower, according to Ford's head of Global Product Development, Raj Nair.

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January 21, 2015

2016 Ford Focus RS will debut on February 3 [VIDEO]

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Ford has released a teaser of the 2016 Ford Focus RS, which is going to be officially unveiled on February 3. The high-performance Focus RS will go head-to-head with other powerful compacts, like the VW Golf R and Subaru WRX STI.

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January 19, 2015

First 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R raises $1 million

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The first retail production 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R fetched a whopping $ 1 million over the weekend at the Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale, Arizona. All proceeds from the sale of the Shelby GT350R VIN#001 will benefit JDRF, the country's leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes research.

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January 15, 2015

Ford plans to limit the use of aluminum to its truck lineup

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Ford made big headlines when it announced the new aluminum-bodied 2015 F-150, but before we get our hopes up for an aluminum-skinned Mustang, Ford just said there are no plans for it. Joe Hinrichs, Ford's president of the Americas recently stated that Ford has no plans to use aluminum beyond its truck lineup because there are more cost-effective ways to improve the fuel economy of its cars.

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January 12, 2015

Ford Shelby GT350R Mustang is the most race-ready road-legal Mustang ever!

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Ford Mustang fans that loved the debut of the Shelby GT350 at the LA Auto Show last November will be excited to see the latest release. Ford has unveiled the Shelby GT350R, which Ford says is the most race-ready road-legal Mustang ever.

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2017 Ford F-150 Raptor debuts with 10-Speed transmission

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Ford has revealed the all-new 2017 F-150 Raptor pickup in Detroit. Based on the new aluminum bodied F-150, the 2017 F-150 Raptor will be powered by a new 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine that will generate more power than the current 6.2L V8. The new V6 will also be mated to a new 10-speed automatic transmission.

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Ford reveals an all-new GT in Detroit with more than 600-HP!

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Ford's newperformance division just debuted its best model yet - an all-new GT! The new GT is one of more than 12 new Ford Performance vehicles coming by 2020, which includes the Focus RS, F-150 Raptor, Shelby GT350 and Shelby GT350R. But the best part is that the new GT is expected to go into production next year.

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January 10, 2015

2016 Lincoln MKX photos leak ahead of its debut in Detroit

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The first photos of the all-new 2016 Lincoln MKX have leaked online ahead of its debut next week at the Detroit Auto Show. Lincoln previewed the new MKX last April at the Beijing Motor Show and as expected most of the styling remains the same.

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December 30, 2014

Ford Registers 'EcoBeast' Name, May be Used for the Next F-150 Raptor

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This month Ford registered the "EcoBeast" name with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, but what does it mean? Automakers have a history of registering names that they will never use, but in this case, the "EcoBeast" name could be applied to the next-generation F-150 Raptor.

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December 26, 2014

Ford Racing Wants to Help You Squeeze More Power Out of its EcoBoost Engines

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Ford now offers its turbocharged EcoBoost engines in all of its high-performance models - from the Fiesta ST to the Mustang. To help aftermarket tuners squeeze even more power from its EcoBoost engine family, Ford Racing is working on a number of modifications, like a programming handset that will give tuners the ability to tweak their engine's performance.

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December 22, 2014

First 2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang Gets Auctioned Off in January

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Ford has announced that the first publicly available production unit of the 2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang will be auctioned by Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction, with all proceeds benefiting JDRF.

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December 16, 2014

New Ford GT May Come to Detroit with 600-HP EcoBoost V6

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A new report claims that Ford is going to bring a new GT to the Detroit Auto Show next month. If the report is accurate, Ford is reportedly going to reveal a new GT that will be powered by a EcoBoost V6 engine with around 600 horsepower.

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December 11, 2014

Ford Introduces SYNC 3 - Easier to Use, More Intuitive and Faster

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It's hard to believe that Ford's SYNC communications and entertainment system has been around longer than the iPhone and now Ford has announced the introduction of the third-generation system. Ford says that SYNC 3 is now more intuitive, easier to use and even faster.

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Ford Announces New Performance Team and Global Focus RS

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This morning Ford has announced some of its big plans for its performance lineup, which includes the creation of the new "Ford Performance" team and a new Focus RS that will be sold globally.

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December 9, 2014

North American Car and Truck of the Year Finalists Announced

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The finalists for the 2015 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year awards have been announced, which leaves three cars and three trucks in the running to receive the award next month at the Detroit Auto Show.

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December 10, 2014

Ford Begins Shipping the 2015 Mustang Convertible

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Most of the country may be too cold to put the top down, but Ford has announced that the 2015 Mustang Convertible is now on its way to dealerships.

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December 4, 2014

Ford is 'Working Hard' on an F-150 Hybrid

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The all-new 2015 Ford F-150 went on a significant diet plan with one of the goals being improved fuel economy, which explains why it now holds the title as the most fuel efficient full size gas powered pickup. Even with the gains that the new truck received, Ford is reportedly looking at other ways to make the F-150 even more fuel efficient, which could include a hybrid version.

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December 2, 2014

Next Ford F-150 Raptor, Shelby GT350R and Focus RS Detroit Debut Rumored

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There's a rumor circulating that Ford has some big "performance" debuts planned for the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, which is just a month away. Following on the heels of the Shelby GT350's debut last month at the LA Auto Show, Ford is now rumored to be bringing a hotter GT350R to Detroit in addition to the next F-150 Raptor and possibly the Focus RS.

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December 1, 2014

2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang Gets a $52,995 Price Tag?

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Last month Ford unveiled the Shelby GT350 Mustang at the Los Angeles Auto Show. It surely made Mustang fans happy with its 5.2L V8 that generates over 500 horsepower and 400 lb-ft. of torque. One thing that Ford did not reveal was how much the Shelby GT350 Mustang will cost.

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November 21, 2014

2015 Ford F-150 Fuel Economy Specs Released, Gets Up to 26 MPG

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Ever since Ford revealed the new lighter 2015 F-150 one of the bigger discussions has been around what that would mean for its fuel economy specs. Ford has now revealed that the 2015 F-150 gets up to 26 mpg with the new 2.7L EcoBoost engine - making it the most fuel efficient full size gasoline-powered pickup.

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November 19, 2014

2016 Ford Explorer Gets a Facelift and a 2.3L Four-Cylinder

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Ford has revealed the updates to the 2016 Ford Explorer, which is not only getting a facelift, but also a new 2.3L four-cylinder EcoBoost engine and a new Platinum trim level.

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November 17, 2014

Lincoln Black Label Package Revealed for MKC and MKZ Models

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Lincoln has announced the release of the new Black Label package for the 2015 MKC and MKZ, which adds unique interior design themes and an elevated Lincoln customer experience.

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2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang Debuts With More Than 500-HP

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Ford has unveiled the all-new Shelby GT350 Mustang, which is now currently the most powerful version of the latest Mustang. With a naturally aspirated 5.2L flat-plane crankshaft V8 it packs more than 500 horsepower - the most powerful naturally aspirated Ford production engine ever.

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November 7, 2014

Ford Reveals King Cobra Package for the 2015 Mustang

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This week at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Ford unveiled a new King Cobra package for the 2015 Mustang GT. At the show Ford Racing introduced a special 2015 Mustang GT built exclusively with Ford Racing performance parts.

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November 6, 2014

2015 Ford Edge Starts at $28,995

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Even though just about every part of the 2015 Ford Edge is new, one thing is not. Ford has held the line on the pricing with the 2015 Edge keeping its same $28,995 starting price as the outgoing model.

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November 4, 2014

Ford to Reveal New Performance Model on Nov 17th, Is It the Mustang GT350? [VIDEO]

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Ford has released a teaser video that confirms Ford's plans to reveal a new performance model on November 17th, a day before the kick off the 2014 LA Auto Show. Is this new model the much anticipated Mustang GT350?

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2015 Ford Mustang GT Delivers 600+ HP with Ford Racing and Roush Supercharger

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If you were hoping for more than 435 horsepower under the hood of the 2015 Ford Mustang GT, Ford has unveiled a new supercharger kit that it codeveloped with Roush Performance. The new supercharger kit gives the Mustang GT's 5.0L V8 over 600 horsepower.

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October 29, 2014

Refreshed 2016 Ford Explorer Debut Confirmed for LA

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Ford has just announced that the updated 2016 Ford Explorer is going to debut next month at the LA Auto Show before it goes on sale next year.

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October 27, 2014

Ford Gives Lincoln a $5 Billion Boost

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With a new CEO at the helm, Lincoln could finally get the love it needs. Ford's new CEO, Mark Fields has reportedly committed to overhauling the Lincoln brand, which could see Ford spend at least $5 billion over the next five years on new Lincoln models.

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October 23, 2014

Ford's New Pre-Collision Assist is Designed to Protect Pedestrians

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Ford has revealed a new driver-assist system that can reduce the severity of or even eliminate some frontal collisions involving vehicles and pedestrians. The Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection system uses radar and camera technology to scan the road and warn the driver if a pedestrian is detected.

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October 22, 2014

Ford is Bringing Over a Dozen Modified Mustangs to the SEMA Show

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In addition to unique versions of the all-new Ford F-150, Ford has announced that it's bringing modified versions of the new Mustang to the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Working with Galpin Auto Sports, Petty's Garage, MRT and many others, Ford will showcase over a dozen custom Mustangs at the show.

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October 20, 2014

2015 Ford F-150 Heads to SEMA

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Ford has previewed the special versions of the 2015 Ford F-150 pickup that it is going to bring to this year's SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Ford collaborated with SEMA builders to help produce the radical F-150 trucks that Ford hopes will help it win the "Hottest Truck" award for the fifth year.

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